Final Glance: Telecom companies
NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of some top telecom companies were up at the close of trading:
AT&T Inc. rose $.26 or .8 percent, to $34.17.
Sprint Nextel rose $.02 or .4 percent, to $5.48.
Verizon Communications Inc. rose $.43 or 1.0 percent, to $43.81.